Entry from US English dictionary
A variety of ocher, especially used for coloring or dyeing.
- Forensic tests on the red stuff have identified it as red ocher and vermilion tempera paint.
- The eye specialists would treat it by applying a mixture of sodium carbonate, black mascara, and red ocher.
- The most traditional way of coloring the runes would be with red ocher.
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Syllabification: red o·cher
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